Michael Dal Colle scored the game-winner four minutes into the first period and Julio Billia recorded the shutout as Canada blanked the Americans to win its sixth consecutive gold medal at the Memorial of Ivan Hlinka tournament.
Spencer Watson and Sam Bennett scored first-period goals to spark the offence, and Clark Bishop added an empty-net goal as Canada beat Russia 3-1 and advanced to the gold medal game at the Memorial of Ivan Hlinka tournament.
Brayden Point scored in regulation time and in the shootout, and Spencer Watson had the shootout winner to help Canada beat Switzerland 4-3 and stay alive in the hunt for a semifinal spot at the Memorial of Ivan Hlinka tournament.
Spencer Watson and Sam Bennett each scored once and added an assist, and Jared McCann opened the scoring early, but Canada fell to 1-1 in Group A action at the Memorial of Ivan Hlinka tournament after dropping a 4-3 decision to Sweden.
Daniel Audette, Michael Dal Colle and Hayden Fleury all scored on the PP, Spencer Watson added another on a penalty shot, and Julio Bilia earned the shutout Monday, giving Canada a 4-0 win over the Czech Republic to kick off the Ivan Hlinka.
Spencer Watson opened and closed the scoring and Michael Dal Colle got the game-winner as Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team outshot Slovakia 50-17 on its way to a 3-1 pre-Memorial of Ivan Hlinka victory Saturday in Piestany.
2022 HGC: CZE 3 – USA 1 (Preliminary)
Šprynar scored game winner as Czechia earned a semifinal spot.
2022 HGC: SVK 3 – SUI 2 (Preliminary) OT
Cedzo scores pair in overtime win over Switzerland
2022 HGC: CAN 3 – SWE 0 (Preliminary)
Ratzlaff earned his second shutout to help Canada top pool A.
2022 HGC: SWE 9 – SUI 3 (Preliminary)
Lindstein had 5 points (1G, 4A) in Sweden’s win over Switzerland.
2022 HGC: FIN 4 – GER 1 (Preliminary)
Kiviharju had three assists and Finland booked a spot in the semifinals
2022 HGC: CAN 9 – SVK 1 (Preliminary)
Yager has four points (2G, 2A) in Canada’s win over Slovakia.
2022 HGC: SWE 4 – SVK 1 (Preliminary)
Stenberg finished with three points in Swedens win over Slovakia.
2022 HGC: FIN 4 – USA 1 (Preliminary)
Finland beat USA 4-1 to stay alive at the 2022 Hlinka Gretzky Cup.
2022 HGC: CZE 7 – GER 2 (Preliminary)
Czechia racked up a big win over Germany 7-2 at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup.
2022 HGC: CAN 14 – SUI 1 (Preliminary)
Allen and Ritchie had four points each in Canada’s win over the Swiss.
2022 HGC: CZE 4 – FIN 3 (Preliminary)
Czechia’s Salé scored twice in the shootout to beat Finland.
2022 HGC: USA 8 – GER 1 (Preliminary)
Whiteclaw lead USA over Germany with two goals and an assist.